Event Title

The Emergence of Global Centers

Start Date

1-30-2017 9:45 AM

End Date

1-30-2017 10:00 AM

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John Ekarius

John Ekarius is Executive Vice President and Chief of Staff of Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health. He oversees enterprise-wide presidential priorities, public and government affairs, and supervises the Board of Trustees support functions. He works closely with Jefferson Academic, Clinical, Innovation and Philanthropy Pillar leaders and senior management on the redesign of the traditional academic medical center to meet the changing healthcare landscape.

In his previous position as COO at USF Health and the Morsani College of Medicine, he helped lead a $500 million enterprise (with research awards in excess of $200 million) composed of the Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Public Health, and the Schools of Physical Therapy and Biomedical Sciences, as well as a 425 physician practice group and the Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulations (CAMLS).

Mr. Ekarius’s previous roles included: Associate Dean for External Relations and Strategic Development at Drexel University’s College of Medicine; Vice President of Public and Government Affairs at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey; and Associate Deputy State Treasurer for the State of New Jersey under Governor Christine Todd Whitman. He is a graduate of American University.

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Jan 30th, 9:45 AM Jan 30th, 10:00 AM

The Emergence of Global Centers

John Ekarius

John Ekarius is Executive Vice President and Chief of Staff of Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health. He oversees enterprise-wide presidential priorities, public and government affairs, and supervises the Board of Trustees support functions. He works closely with Jefferson Academic, Clinical, Innovation and Philanthropy Pillar leaders and senior management on the redesign of the traditional academic medical center to meet the changing healthcare landscape.

In his previous position as COO at USF Health and the Morsani College of Medicine, he helped lead a $500 million enterprise (with research awards in excess of $200 million) composed of the Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Public Health, and the Schools of Physical Therapy and Biomedical Sciences, as well as a 425 physician practice group and the Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulations (CAMLS).

Mr. Ekarius’s previous roles included: Associate Dean for External Relations and Strategic Development at Drexel University’s College of Medicine; Vice President of Public and Government Affairs at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey; and Associate Deputy State Treasurer for the State of New Jersey under Governor Christine Todd Whitman. He is a graduate of American University.